Open Collective
Open Collective


Updates on our activities and progress.

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!! Our Balance is Low !!
Published on July 26, 2023 by Alyssa
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Hey everyone!We're collecting donations to provide aid to asylum seekers who are sleeping on the ground at police stations and staying in temporary shelters. Help the Edgewater Mutual Aid Network raise funds so we can continue serving our o...
Hey everyone! We're collecting donations to get hotel rooms for houseless neighbors during the next few days of dangerously low temperatures and strong winds. Any leftover funds will go toward continued houseless support and food distributi...
2022 End of Year Report
Published on December 22, 2022 by Leah Rogers
Thanks so much for donating and being a part of our network in 2022! This year we distributed $23,300 to neighbors for rent, medical, and utility bills assistance. $1,280 in specific grocery and household necessity requests. $1,790 for supp...
Supporting our Houseless Neighbors
Published on November 24, 2020 by Krishna Kulkarni
Dear supporters and comrades, Edgewater Mutual Aid (EMA) and the Urban Bicycle Food Ministry (UBFM) have been distributing food/supplies to houseless communities in Chicago since the beginning of the pandemic. This...
We still receive donations to our Venmo (@EWmutualaid), so we are donating those to our open collective as Edgewater Mutual Aid. Recent donations like this were for $111 and $500.We appreciate Venmo for its ease of use and the ability to sh...